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Know Your Rights
Source: WRVO
Subject: Workplace Justice
Type: Media Coverage

Excluded Workers Fund provided relief…for those who actually received funds

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Bianca Guerrero of Make the Road NY said because of these barriers many — especially in upstate New York —missed out on the critical funds.

“By the time the 24th had rolled around, and definitely by the time the applications closed, there were a lot of people who were just finding out about the fund who didn’t know the program existed or only thought it was for New York City,” said Guerrero.

Not to mention there was a rigorous eligibility process which included providing proof